vgroner
vgroner,
UPenn
B.S.
College student at the University of Pennsylvania studying Biology (specifically genetics). I'm a dancer and involved with student activities, and I love working with/helping people.
Features Included
2
Essays
1
Schools
8
Scores
0
Advice
8
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Bedford, New York
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
Class of
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
Tap/click a school logo above to view essays and advice specific to that school.

University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)

Applied for in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

These essays haven't been tagged by school. Click school logos above to see tagged essays.

Personal Statement
466 Words
Place you’re content
My feet are usually bare. Sometimes I wear socks, rarely sneakers. At times, ballet shoes - but only when required. My "uniform" varies depending on temperature, comfort, and accessibility. I wear the formalities of a leotard and tights, the exercise clothes, the baggy pants of my hip hop alter ego, the clothes I wore to school. I don't need a mirror. I don't need a studio. I don't need an instructor or a class. To dance, I need only my...
Read more...
Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
666 Words
For me, Penn has always been a constant. My childhood and early adolescence were dotted with vivid stories of my mother's four lively years in University City. The campus visits for alumni events and tours were something to be cherished; I would once again get to walk Locust Walk, sit in the Quad, and peer into the ivy-covered buildings, hoping that one day I too would be a Quaker. Penn was a constant red-and-blue image in my brain, a constant...
Read more...

General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details7 classes and scores

Sports

SportsDance

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesQuiz Bowl/Academic Bowl, Dance, Homecoming committee, National Honor Society, Tutoring/Mentoring, Prom Committee, Student Activities Committee, Student Council / Government

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

Similar Profiles

dkjones907
UPenn


Accepted to UPenn, Tulane, Rhodes, Case, U of Minnesota, Pitt, U of Portland , UAA, Willamette

Hi, my name's Dakota! I'm from Anchorage, AK, and I'm going to be a freshman at the University of Pennsylvania in the fall!
danos829
UPenn


Accepted to UPenn, Georgetown, BC, Northeastern, Wake Forest

Economics major at UPenn, transferred from Wake Forest University. Also accepted to Georgetown, BC, Northeastern, Villanova.
rojoss89
UPenn


Accepted to VA Tech, Tulane, UPenn

Student at Penn Law; 2011 Honors graduate from the University of Pennsylvania
Robin248
UPenn


Accepted to UPenn

Before college I was a member of the Michigan Classic Ballet Company as well as the Choir and Honors Choir
alexeve
UPenn


Accepted to Stony Brook, Rochester, Johns Hopkins, CMU, UPenn, Tufts

Hi! I'm a freshman at the University of Pennsylvania, and I'd like to help you join me here.